A coalition of “progressive” Christians is apparently unfamiliar with the Left’s stance on homosexuality. Sojourners, a Christian group that supports liberal political goals and claims to celebrate diversity, recently rejected an ad that asks Protestant leaders to welcome lesbian, bisexual, gay and transgendered (LGBT) people into the church.
A Tea Party group has sued officials in Coldwater, Mich. to challenge a policy that prohibits banners in city parks.
Despite the common perception that young adults are more tech savvy than their elders, a new survey has revealed that seniors are less vulnerable to identity theft than younger Americans.
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich has announced his intentions to run for the 2012 GOP Presidential nomination. On May 11, the Republican revealed his candidacy via Facebook and Twitter. Later that night, Gingrich appeared on FOX News' Hannity and said that President Barack Obama "should be ashamed of himself" for distorting the GOP's positions.
President Barack Obama has revealed that he is content with America’s border-control practices, so much so that he has called on Congress to pass sweeping immigration reform.
On Tuesday and Wednesday, the Treasury Department auctioned $56 billion in new debt. When these notes settle on Monday, they will take the United States over its debt ceiling. According to NASDAQ.com, Treasury officials previously said May 16 would be the day that the U.S. would cross the current debt threshold. This move by the Treasury will likely change the date for U.S. default — currently set on August 2.
Possible 2012 Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has a lot of explaining to do to conservatives when it comes to his history with healthcare. He is even set to give a speech about it on Thursday. He will outline a plan to “repeal and replace Obamacare.” However, according to a Huffington Post article posted today, when it comes to healthcare, conservatives should be more concerned about Newt Gingrich.
Since President Barack Obama announced Osama bin Laden’s death, the Department of Homeland Security maintains that Americans are in more danger from terrorism than ever. Most recently, Homeland Security released a statement urging citizens to beware of “lone individuals,” that are “unburdened by organizational constraints that can slow operational decisions by established terrorist groups.”
South Carolina Lawmakers want to bring back the gold standard. Both the South Carolina Senate and House are reviewing the Sound Money Legislation, which would make gold and silver coins legal tender in the State. On Wednesday, American Principles in Action, a conservative non-profit, released a statement announcing that the bill has the official support of the South Carolina Republican Party.
Democratic lawmakers have introduced legislation that would enhance the nation’s background check system for the purchase of firearms.